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Re: arguments and embedding

From: David Woolley <david@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
Date: Sat, 2 Dec 2006 08:52:09 +0000 (GMT)
Message-Id: <200612020852.kB28qAF03693@djwhome.demon.co.uk>
To: www-style@w3.org

> i'm wondering if anything like the following is being looked at for future
> versions, or if anything similar already exists.

Variations on this are rejected at regular intervals.  You should search
the archives for details.

> I'm mainly wondering how all the current repetition in css is being

Heavy repetition in CSS generally indicates either that the styling
is capricious and doesn't reflect the structure, or simply a failure to
factor the CSS properly, by listing multiple selectors against a 
single rule.

More generally, this sort of macro processing can be done server side or
even in the authoring tool, without having to change the over the wire
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